On Tuesday, the 4th seed Chicago Bulls will host Game 2 of the 2014 NBA Playoffs against 5th seed Washington Wizards at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Washington lead the series 1-0 after a 102-93 win last Sunday. Game 2 is set to start at 9:30PM ET.
The Bulls will try to even the series after blowing a 13-point lead in Game 1 and eventually gave Washington the home-court advantage. Chicago failed to adjust the inside plays Nene and Marcin Gortat. Both players scored at will near the basket and also controlled the boards for the Wizards.
Chicago did have success in containing John Wall and Bradley Beal. However, it was not enough as the other Wizards players carried the cudgels in their Game 1 victory.
Washington must expect that there would be changes in Chicago's lineup once Game 2 commences on Tuesday night. The Wizards knows that Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau will devise a plan to stop the inside scoring and hustle plays of Nene and Marcin Gortat.
The sportsbook handicappers have installed the Chicago Bulls as a 5-point favorite to beat and even the series against the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night.